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Directx 11

by technonewbie / August 10, 2010 9:01 AM PDT

I purchased a pc game which installs Directx 9.0c. The pc I have runs windows 7 which has Directx 11 installed. I didn't see any options to not install Directx 9.0c during the game set up. Can a game or software run with Directx 11 and Directx 9.0c? Does it matter? The game sort of pooped out after a few minutes. I am trying to find out why the game won't continue.

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Just a tip.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / August 10, 2010 9:03 AM PDT
In reply to: Directx 11

Be sure to name that game so others have a chance to research or maybe share what's up.

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sorry
by technonewbie / August 10, 2010 11:02 AM PDT
In reply to: Just a tip.

Sorry. The Princess and The Frog pc game from Disney Interactive.

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I wonder.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / August 10, 2010 11:21 AM PDT
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game issues
by technonewbie / August 11, 2010 1:17 AM PDT
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Yes actually i checked that, I don't have G-Force. And I didn't recieve that error screen. I got a message saying "application error"

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You say you checked that but did you use it anyway?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / August 11, 2010 1:20 AM PDT
In reply to: game issues

I know this is non-intuitive but I read that and it sounds like a Vista/Windows 7 installer for this title.

And it's what I would use.
Bob

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